Vermont Slauson Economic Development Corporation partnered with Best Buy, the Annenberg Foundation, and Greater LA Education Foundation to create a center that has a computer lab and recording studio.
TEC Leimert Spotlight: LA Create Space's Terell Johnson
The Watts native has opened LA Create Space, a co-working space in Inglewood which features an audio and video production studio.
TEC Leimert’s social media incubator program
The 12-week NXT LVL paid-intern program teaches young adults digital marketing, SEO, graphic design, creative editing, emerging tech, campaign management, media buying, audience research, and more.
TEC Leimert Spotlight: Kai Frazier
Frazier is bringing virtual reality technology into classrooms to give students a more effective learning experience.
TEC Leimert Spotlight: Janeya Griffin “The Commercializer”
Griffin, a Grambling State University grad, is helping HBCUs monetize their intellectual property.
TEC Leimert Spotlight: Kameale C. Terry
Terry’s company, ChargerHelp Inc., is building out an app that will facilitate on demand electric vehicle charging station maintenance.
TEC Leimert Spotlight: Chris Ayears
Technology has a major impact on the music industry, and it has helped Universal Music's Chris Ayears manage artists and get music to the masses.
TEC Leimert Spotlight: Joshua Parker
Parker works as a gameplay engineer at Riot Games, which is one of the largest video game studios in the world.
Emma puts a beauty expert in a mobile app
Entrepreneurs Nannearl Brown and Nicole Hollis are using technology to ensure that all women, with a focus on women of color, can easily find beauty products that work for them.
Plug in South L.A. merges technology and business
Technology is transforming every type of business. Entrepreneurs can learn how to take advantage of the tech wave and how to finance their businesses by attending Plug in South Los Angeles’ Urban Tech Connect Conference on May 16 at the Nate Holden Performing Arts Center.
TEC Conference Takes Over Leimert Park Village
TEC Leimert is bridging the wealth gap by decreasing the digital divide.
TEC Leimert Spotlight: Corey Mack
Mack majored in Mechanical Engineering Technology and Entrepreneurship, and now he owns a startup company that designs ‘smart’ glasses.
TEC Leimert Spotlight: Mel Jones
Director of the web series “Leimert Park,” Jones discusses how digital media is the most useful tool for up and coming content creators.
TEC Leimert Spotlight: Isaiah Jackson, Cryptocurrency Champion
Bitcoin provides a way to transfer wealth between two people.
TEC Leimert Spotlight: Social Media Manager Monique Stennis
Social media represents a way for businesses to control their own message, and create relationships and bonds with the consumers before they even meet.
TEC Leimert Spotlight: Sony Pictures’ Rashidi Jones
The South Los Angeles native and film executive discusses how the industry became more diverse.
TEC Leimert Spotlight: Director Alton Glass
Glass is using advanced technology to stay ahead of the
competition in the film industry.
Black students are starting to catch the technology wave
Community groups are working to encourage children to enter the STEM fields.
TEC Leimert is bridging the wealth gap by decreasing the digital divide
Locals in today's workforce and business owners greatly benefit from this technology conference. The next conference is September 25, 2021.